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5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
(251) 981-3547
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Jackson, Mississippi
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Flippers is great for sitting on the dock of the bay. My grandchildren love to go here and see the boats come in and out. The food is always good. Service is good.

Thank deb12122015
Blue Ridge, Georgia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We are flippers last night-- from start to finish took about 40 minutes. Very fast service and very good food. We had the seafood nachos and they are the only reason we come to orange beach!! Two nights in a row.

Thank Jessica M
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is amazing. It's a must go to. I love setting outside by the bay in the evening time. They also have a bar outside with music.

1 Thank Brandy P
Nashville, Tennessee
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love Flipper's for lunch! The Po'boys and smoked tuna dip is so good. It's off the beaten path but we always swing by here for lunch after hitting the beach. Some really great views, drinks and food.

Thank Zionstorm
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Flippers on a recommendation from a "local". We had 7 kids in our party under 8 years old. We had a very long wait, we were there for 3 hours! When the waitress finally brought the famous home made ice cream for dessert, the kids and adults thought it tasted a little odd, but still ate it. As we... More 

Thank Mary F
Mission, Kansas
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

BE AWARE! We took our entire extended family there this past Friday. After dinner (took over 3 hours to eat) they served their "trademark" ice cream to our 8 kids (ranging from 8 months to 7 years). As we finished up and were leaving the restaurant, we noticed we were getting a lot of looks and stares. My mother in... More 

Thank sullivanmh2016
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service but way too pricey for the average food they offer. I might come back for lunch if I docked the boat there. Nice views.

2 Thank Colette T
Longview, Texas
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lot of fun at this restaurant. The kids enjoyed feeding the fish while we were waiting for our food. Also, watching the boats come in and out was nice. The smoked tuna dip appetizer is excellent. Our food was very good. Would definitely go back to this place.

Thank Kathy T
Birmingham, Alabama
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best sunsets you'll see. Great steak the nachos (yes nachos) are pretty good too! great little bar on the side too!

Thank cahml
Down South
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live very close to this restaurant and often walk there if I'm craving a burger. Delicious food with a gorgeous sunset setting. It's at a marina with lots to watch and a great meal if you're doing the dolphin or other cruising available from the marina!

Thank sherpasmom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Television
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5749 Bay La Launch Ave, Orange Beach, AL 36561-4138
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach
  • Phone Number: (251) 981-3547
Next to Dolphin Express and some other dolphin seeing cruise boats. The seafood was very, very fresh....Excellent.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?